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Tips to Beat the Stress: Standardized Tests

Tips to Beat the Stress: Standardized Tests

Ansley Glenn, Editor
October 18, 2016
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, School Tips

Standardized testing seems to be stressing everyone out right now with both the PSAT and the ACT/SAT.  And by now we all know the advice every other student in the country hears to help with anxiety. "Go to sleep early, eat a good breakfast, have all of your stuff set out the night before....etc." However,...

Bring Out the Big Guns

Bring Out the Big Guns

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
October 6, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Last week, a teen was accused of killing his father prior to arriving at Townville Elementary School, where he shot two children and a teacher before being subdued by unarmed 30-year-old veteran of Townsville Fire Department, Jamie Brock. One of the children, Jacob Hall, recently passed away after b...

Until Next Year!

Until Next Year!

May 29, 2016
Filed under About Us, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

Good news! Ms. A's rubber chicken was returned and we are done with the 2015-2016 school year! Everyone have a great summer!

“You, Me and the Apocalypse” Cancellation

“You, Me and the Apocalypse” Cancellation

April 26, 2016
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

I had anticipated the NBC show You, Me and the Apocalypse ever since I had found out about it. This new show stars some of my favorite actors, including Mathew Baynton, Jenna Fischer, and Rob Lowe. From the very first episode, I was hooked on this quirky show. You, Me and the Apocalypse is about a g...

Privacy Vs. Law: The Battle Between Apple and the F.B.I

Privacy Vs. Law: The Battle Between Apple and the F.B.I

Robin Conner, Reporter
April 6, 2016
Filed under Featured Multimedia, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Privacy is something most people crave. From Instagram posts to grades, most people like to keep things private. The recent case between Apple and the F.B.I. has been all about privacy and how far it should be kept in court. In San Bernardino, California, a massacre occurred where a married couple...

American Crime Story Relives the Past of O.J. Simpson Trial

American Crime Story Relives the Past of O.J. Simpson Trial

Kendall Phillips, Reporter
March 21, 2016
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson is a spin-off of the American anthology series American Horror Story.  However, unlike American Horror Story, American Crime Story is nonfiction, and it is based on the trial of the well-known O.J. Simpson case. The real trial occurred in 1995 and is conside...

Four Reasons on How Beyonce’s Formation Impacts Society

Four Reasons on How Beyonce’s Formation Impacts Society

Monica Williams, Reporter
March 14, 2016
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

1: She Shows Black Culture Black culture has become a big topic these past few years because it’s becoming mainstream, and many white artists have been seen trying to appropriate black culture. In “Formation,” Beyonce wants the listener to know that she is not here for people columbusing and she ...

Macklemore’s New Song “White Privilege II” Raises Controversy

Macklemore’s New Song “White Privilege II” Raises Controversy

Kendall Phillips, Reporter
March 3, 2016
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life, Top Stories

The #BlackLivesMatter movement has taken the world by storm. Many pop-culture icons have even begun to have a voice in this movement after multiple police brutality incidents and racist hate crimes. One of these pop-culture icons includes hip-hop artist Macklemore, who dropped an unexpected single ca...

The Ultimate Girl’s High School Cheat Sheet

The Ultimate Girl’s High School Cheat Sheet

Grace Lothridge, Reporter
March 2, 2016
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, School Tips, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

Let's be honest, no one prepares us for high school. I was homeschooled until high school so I didn’t have the same middle school experience as many other people. High school is a whole other ball game that can put you in a state of shock at first. There are busy classes, a more challenging  workload, ...

Loving on Your Pets

Loving on Your Pets

Emily Ellis, Reporter
March 1, 2016
Filed under News, On Your Mind, Photos, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

Usually in the month of February, people only focus on Valentine’s Day and President’s Day, but there are many other holidays to celebrate in February, including Love Your Pet Day on February 20th. This unofficial holiday with no known creator is a time to celebrate to you and your pet. (Photo Credit: Emily Ellis) 1. Some snake...

Brashier Students Raise Funds for Able South Carolina

Brashier Students Raise Funds for Able South Carolina

Maya Roberts, Reporter
February 10, 2016
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

Eighteen thousand dollars. This is how much money Brashier raised for Able South Carolina during spirit week this year. Able South Carolina is a charity that focuses on enabling the disabled. They work to give the disabled people in the state the opportunities and resources they need to function in society. Able also st...

Inside Look at Arts Intercession

Inside Look at Arts Intercession

Pooja Patel, Reporter
February 8, 2016
Filed under News, On Your Mind, Photos, Recent Stories, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

Arts Intercession is an annual activity that Brashier students participate in after returning from the Holiday break. Brashier students choose two intercessions to take part in for two days; the intercessions can range from yoga to cake decorating. This is a time that many Brashier students look forward...

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